Bleeding with every urination after Turp

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Everytime I go to the bathroom it's either light blood or heavy blood and it's been going on for two weeks now, I called the doctor they say it's normal but everytime not just sometimes?

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    What kind of TURP - old style monopolar, bipolar or plasma button? The only bleeding I had after my bipolar TURP was a little pinkness in the urine while wearing the Foley catheter for 3 days post op, and a few minor red clumps. After I removed the Foley, the urine color returned to normal. The bipolar and plasma button TURPs cauterize after the tissue is removed with the loop.


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    I'm not sure whether you had the turp 2 weeks ago? After I had a turp there was blood at the start of urination every time for nearly 4 weeks. Then it stopped with no further problems.

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    I saw pink or red blood after my TURP for a couple weeks, though not every time. Sometimes, I would go a day or two with clear urine, then I'd see bright red when a scab came off. I don't think I saw anything after about 3 weeks but at my 3 week post-op checkup, the uro said there was still a little blood in my urine although I couldn't see it. Are you drinking lots of water? If not, you should be.

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